Vehicle in Fatal Hit and Run Recovered in Hartford

Bill Pearse
August 06, 2019 - 8:47 pm

(HARTFORD,Conn,/WTIC Radio) - Hartford Police have recovered the vehicle involved in  Monday's fatal hit and run on Hillside Avenue.The vehicle was found at 240 Farmington Avenue and was unoccupied.

A person in the vicinity fled on foot when police arrived. He was apprehended.He had an active arrest warrant.Investigators say  they are unsure of any involvement,if any, he had in the crash.

55 year old Sharlene Mansfield of Hartford was struck around noon Monday on Hillside Avenue and was pronounced dead a short time later at Hartford Hospital.